Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe is being accused of playing favorites by pardoning his son for a 2003 felony drug conviction. But understanding what is lost for non-violent offenders could help illustrate the importance of forgiveness.
A Maryland school district strips the names of religious holidays from its school calendars. As a debate ensues, one mom wonders, are there bigger issues in schools that might deserve a little more parental involvement?
A dystopian writing contest, promoted by an Urban Druid image, is the latest in plumbing the dark side. Why the cultural fascination with dark future worlds?
Former "MythBusters" cast member Grant Imahara is now appearing in McDonald's commercials explaining 'pink slime.' How do I explain that to my 10-year-old son?
Animation director Hayao Miyazaki will be honored Saturday night with an Academy Award.
Women in Saudi Arabia may be allowed to drive, if they don't wear makeup and are older that 30, according to an Associated Press report.
GoldieBlox released a new video promoting the launch of an action figure to interact with its construction sets. Some say the figure's design seems a little too predictable, and not enough to break the mold.
Facebook is helping to boost voter turnout with an 'I voted' button in the news feed of users. Is this social experiment really helpful or does it hide ulterior motives?
Teens seem to understand best what turns images into internet sensations. As one mom grapples with the logic of how a Target clerk image has spread like wildfire, her young sons help explain: there is no logic involved.
A monument to Steve Jobs was torn down in Russia. A reflection on anti-gay Russia or politics as usual in fickle St. Petersburg.
Many parents encourage their kids in conventional sports – like football, baseball, and basketball – and discourage hobbies like video games. One mom nurtured her sons interest in gaming, and he is now reaping the rewards.